October 21, 2012 BY Aaron Hope / 2
Harris Tweed, having collaborated with several of the world’s top footwear brands, turns its attention now to the oldest major label out there, offering its woolen weaves to one of the most iconic sneaker designs in history. About a year after Bape’s Ape Sta utilized some of the same materials, this Harris Tweed x Converse Chuck Taylor All Star shows us what the original looks like in a heathered herringbone. Have a closer look after the jump, tell us whether Converse bested the ‘Bapechecks’ and expect them soon with Japanese retailers already selling theirs.
via mita sneakers